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Hemarate® FA contains 60 mg of elemental Iron, folic acid, and vitamin B-complex, which can address iron-deficiency and iron-deficiency anemia. With regular intake, it can increase Hemoglobin and Hematocrit levels. Ibalik ang sigla with Hemarate® FA!

Hemarate® FA is priced at PHP 23.00 SRP.

Hemarate® FA is available in all drugstores nationwide.

While there is no right or wrong time to take vitamins, iron supplements like Hemarate® FA may be taken before meals for better absorption. For some who experience gastrointestinal upset, it may be taken after meals.

Hemarate® FA is usually recommended to adults 18 years old and up.

Yes, Hemarate® FA can be taken by pregnant and breastfeeding women as it has Iron and Folic Acid, important nutrients needed by pregnant patients. Pregnant patients are pre-disposed to iron deficiency anemia which they need iron to avoid this, and they need to take folic acid to prevent neural tube defects for the baby.

Hemarate® FA is classified as an over-the-counter supplement by FDA. It contains the right combination of important nutrients Iron, Folic Acid, and Vitamin B Complex for promotion of active, healthy blood everyday and prevention of iron deficiency anemia everyday.

Common side effects may include nausea, vomiting, bloating and upper abdomninal discomfort, diarrhea or constipation. If any undesireable effect occurs, we highly recommend that you consult your doctor.

Hemarate® FA may be given to those with symptoms of iron deficiency anemia but should not in anyway be considered a substitute to your doctors recommendations. We highly recommend that you consult your doctor as they are in the best position to advise what is best for your health.

Hemarate has two variants - Hemarate® FA and Hemarate® Plain. The difference lies mainly on the iron content. Hemarate® FA has 60mg elemental iron (ferrous sulfate), folic acid, and vitamin B-complex which is for the prevention of iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia. Hemarate® Plain has 105mg elemental iron.